Monthly Archives: August 2009

Health news: Oxygen therapy beats impotence

Health news: Oxygen therapy beats impotence

Daily Mail Reporter

In our
pick of top health stories this week an oxygen chamber could help prostate cancer patients avoid erectile dysfunction, a computer game that treats lazy eyes and chewing gum could help shorten recovery time for Caesarean section.

Oxygen therapy beats impotence

Man in hospital

Treatment: An oxygen chamber could be used to help prostate cancer patients

An oxygen chamber traditionally used by divers could help prostate cancer patients avoid erectile dysfunction. 

Many men with the cancer now undergo radical prostatectomy, where the prostate gland is removed. But a common side effect is erectile dysfunction (ED) caused by accidental damage to tissue and nerves during surgery.

This means the tissue in this area doesn’t get enough oxygen,

Read more at: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1208809/Health-news-Oxygen-therapy-beats-impotence.html

ARSENE WENGER INTERVIEW: The full transcript of Martin Samuel’s fascinating meeting with the Arsenal manager – part II

ARSENE WENGER INTERVIEW: The full transcript of Martin Samuel’s fascinating meeting with the Arsenal manager – part II

This is the second part of the full transcript of the interview with Arsene Wenger conducted by Sportmail’s Chief Sports Writer Martin Samuel at Great Ormond Street hospital on August 6, 2009. He spoke at length to two journalists, the other being Matthew Syed of The Times.

You cannot be by nature an insecure person. One of the things you have done this summer, selling two of your players, Emmanuel Adebayor and Kolo Toure, to Manchester City, who are perceived as serious challengers to your place in the top four, strikes me as the action of a very confident man. Perhaps too much so.

True, but in the end you come to

Read more at: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-1206363/ARSENE-WENGER-INTERVIEW-The-transcript-Martin-Samuels-fascinating-meeting-Arsenal-manager--II.html

Beetroot juice boosts stamina and lowers blood pressure

You can’t beat beetroot juice for boosting stamina

Fiona Macrae for the Daily Mail

Beetroot drink

A regular beetroot drink allows you to exercise for longer without tiring

Forget punishing gym workouts and jogging miles uphill.

The key to boosting stamina could be as simple as a glass of beetroot juice.

A daily dose apparently allows us to exercise for longer before tiring.

Just under a pint of beetroot juice a day also lowers blood pressure, boosting heart health.

With some of the benefits even surpassing those gained from the strict training routines followed by professional sportsmen, the researchers admit to being stunned by the results.

And they say that while the earthy tang of the juice might not be to everyone’s taste, it could have a big impact on everyone

Read more at: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1204752/Beetroot-juice-boosts-stamina-lowers-blood-pressure.html